Kraft Heinz (KHC) to Launch $100M Venture Capital Fund to Target Emerging Tech in Food Industry – StreetInsider.com

Kraft Heinz (KHC) to Launch $100M Venture Capital Fund to Target Emerging Tech in Food IndustryStreetInsider.comPescatello brings more than a decade of successful venture investing experience at two leading venture funds to Kraft Heinz. Most recently, he was a Partner at Lightbank, the Chicago venture capital fund founded by serial entrepreneurs Eric Lefkofsky … […]

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Kraft Heinz Announces Launch of $100 Million Venture Capital Fund – Tullahoma News and Guardian

Tullahoma News and Guardian Kraft Heinz Announces Launch of $100 Million Venture Capital FundTullahoma News and GuardianPescatello brings more than a decade of successful venture investing experience at two leading venture funds to Kraft Heinz. Most recently, he was a Partner at Lightbank, the Chicago venture capital fund founded by serial entrepreneurs Eric Lefkofsky … […]

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University of Iowa-born IDx lands $33 million venture capital support – The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

IOWA CITY — After a Coralville health care technology startup, rooted in University of Iowa research, landed in April its first-ever federal permission to market a device that uses artificial intelligence to diagnose eye disease, Michael Abramoff’s phone began ringing. On the other line were banks — big ones — and venture capital firms from […]

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This Week in Blockchain Venture Capital – Oct. 3 – CryptoSlate

TEMCO Labs, a supply chain management product for small to medium-sized businesses powered by the RSK Blockchain, recently closed a seed round of an undisclosed size. Notably, Korea Investment Partners (KIP), the largest venture capital firm in South Korea, made its first blockchain investment in TEMCO Labs. According to Jong Hyun Kim, a financial technology […]

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CVCA Report Identifies Key Trends in Venture Capital and Private Equity Investment in Canada – Lexology

The Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (“CVCA”) released its H1 2018 VC & PE Canadian Market Overview (the “Report”), reviewing the year-to-date trends in venture capital (“VC”) and private equity (“PE”) investment in Canada. The report provided great insight into VC and PE activity in Canada. If you have not had a chance to review […]

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TEMCO Secures Investment from No. 1 Korean Venture Capital “Korea Investment Partners” – Cointelegraph

TEMCO, Korean startup preparing supply chain based on bitcoin (RSK), said it has successfully secured institutional investment from “Korea Investment Partners” (KIP), the foremost leading venture capital of Korea. KIP has been investing in growing billion-dollar companies such as: Naver, Kakao, Korbit, DoubleU Games, Bithumb and now TEMCO. KIP will serve as one of the key business […]

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Murphy's Technology-Driven Tomorrow Starts with $500M Venture Capital Fund – NJ Spotlight

Credit: Edwin J. Torres/Governor’s Office Gov. Phil Murphy announcing his economic development plan yesterday in Nutley Gov. Phil Murphy’s economic vision for New Jersey includes growth of an innovative, technology-driven sector, and he has proposed a $500 million state-led venture capital fund as a key to investment. With the state’s major economic-development tax-incentive programs up […]

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